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Hope House, Inc.

House Parenting/Direct Care Staff

Hope House, Inc.
Marsing, Idaho, United States

Date Posted: 08/24/2016
Categories: House Parent
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Hope House Home for Children has three openings for direct care staff for boys and girls ages 9-18 whose lives have been turned upside down due to post trauma situations in both the birth family as well as adoptive setting.


Our positions involve daily living skills/recreation/medical-dental appointments with children and returning to a quiet private living area for you at the end of your time with the kids. There is  time for small groups of children and adults to spend time together whether that be at a football/volleyball game/basketball game-walking with the dogs or just hangin out in the common area. We have a school/chapel/recreation and sports teams to keep us all busy. A desire to share Jesus in a tender soft way with children who have zero knowledge of who Jesus is becomes an opportunity each day.

We have a small goat farm/garden and other farm animals to enjoy and for those who apply that enjoy dogs and cats most speices are welcome here. 


Each staff member will be provided housing/cell phone/health insurance/food/and learning opportunties.Our monthly stipend is small but with all that is provided we have done well in being able to make things happen for each staff member. There are other opportunites to ear addtional income each month.


Transportation funding here for interviews will be provided to those who are qualified.




Donnalee Velvick-Lowry 1-208-890-5000 


Keith Croft (pastor of the Chapel of Hope)







Requirements are as follows:

1. Fingerprinting required

2. Three reference letters to verify that you have a minimum of two years experience working/volunteering

    with children and youth not related to yourself. (church-camp-scouts-school teaching-youth choirs)

3. The ability to commit to a two year time with us

4. We live in a smoke free enviornment on all 56 acres 

5. High school diploma (minimum)

6. Able to drive and have a clean driving record

7. Heart for ministry with Children/Youth

8. Humble servant